Couple’s Update… Running Style

13 Nov

This is a new feature we hope to get popular around here when we look at some of the best couples in the running world. If you have suggestions, feel free to contact us.

To being our new feature here at The Runner’s Voice, we are going to talk about probably the biggest known couple in the running world, Ryan and Sara Hall.

Ryan Hall:

Long Distance Runner

Stanford University

Personal Records…

Marathon: 2:04:53

Half-Marathon: 59:43

Ryan Hall is one of the USA’s best runners to ever compete. He has won everything from college invitationals to Olympic trials. He was a gifted runner in college and has carried that over to the professional course. Ryan’s half-marathon PR is an American Record.

Sara Hall:

Middle Distance Runner

Stanford University

Personal Records…

Mile: 4:31

5000m: 15:20

Sara Hall was also a big college runner as she came in 3rd (2003) in the college championships, which helped lead Stanford to a title as a team.

Ryan and Sara have also created a foundation called The Steps Foundation. The goal is to help poverty in Africa and Asia. For the United States, the goal is to promote being healthy and to do some running as well.

Thanks to USA Track and Field for some info and visit the Steps Foundation.

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